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Penobscot Bay chamber head resigns

Staci Coomer, the executive director of the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, has resigned to take a job in Washington, D.C.

Co-working space to open in Bar Harbor

A new co-working space in Bar Harbor is expected to open this April, giving professionals and small businesses a new and affordable option for office space.

Deadline nears for $30K startup contest

The deadline for Gorham Savings Bank’s third annual LaunchPad Competition is right around the corner, giving Maine startups a few more days to sign up for a chance to win...

Fire guts Kennebunk commercial building

A commercial building in Kennebunk that housed two businesses was destroyed by a fire on Tuesday. No one was in the building at the time.

Businesses give mixed report on snow

The heaps of snow that have buried Maine in the past week are receiving a mixed report from businesses. For some, it’s a boon; for others, a curse.

Businesses near Portland eligible for federal funds

Businesses in 12 Maine communities near Portland are now eligible for several loan and grant programs from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development.

State gets extra $4.3M for small business

The state has received an extra $4.3 million that will be used to help small businesses attract more capital and create jobs as part of a federal initiative.

Aroostook mall loses two more tenants

The Aroostook Centre Mall in Presque Isle is losing two more tenants after national retailers Sears and Staples both announced that they would be pulling out.

RockStep Solutions moves into MDIBL

Laboratory software company RockStep Solutions Inc. has moved into space at the Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory in Salisbury Cove.

Maine small businesses eligible for SCORE grant

Small businesses in Maine may be eligible for part of a $700,000 grant award that will provide recipients with training, business resources and networking opportunities.